bakery sales clerk resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -
Professional Summary

Friendly Bakery Sales Associate with 20 years of hospitality and cash handling experience. Committed to delivering high-quality baked goods to customers to attract target market and enhance buying experience. Proficient in maintaining clean and sanitary work areas, preparing and packaging bakery products and providing customers with information on baked products and ingredients.

Highly motivated Bakery Sales Associate with extensive customer service and sales experience. Outgoing sales professional with track record of driving increased sales, improving buying experience and elevating company profile with target market. Consistently recognized for sales performance and excellence in customer service.

Energetic Bakery Clerk offering 15-year background assisting customers in purchasing bakery products. Well-versed in handling all customer needs, including taking orders, discussing decorating options and resolving service issues. Excellent multitasker and problem-solver with good people and time management abilities.

Adept at leveraging service- and team-oriented nature to meet needs of bakery customers with speed and accuracy. Knowledgeable about cakes, pastries and other bakery products.

Dependable Bakery Clerk offering bakery sales operations knowledge combined with display case mastery. Offering 20 years of experience in customer service, as well as 15 years in bakery environments.

Driven Retail professional with top-notch sales abilities, service-oriented nature and analytical approach to resolving customer problems. Sells pastry and bread products while adapting to new industry trends and changing customer desires.

Industrious Bakery Clerk offering 15 years of bakery industry experience ready to add value to your company team. Well-versed in processing accurate sales transactions and providing superior customer service.

Reliable employee seeking Bakery Clerk position. Offering excellent communication and good judgment.

Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals.

Experienced Bakery Clerk with over 15 years of experience in z. Excellent reputation for resolving problems and improving customer satisfaction.

  • Achieved superior mystery shopper through effectively helping with following guidelines..
  • Food handling knowledge
  • Display building
  • Upselling expertise
  • Accurate money handling
  • Equipment safety
  • Product promotions
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Cash register operation
  • Organization
  • Teamwork
  • Teambuilding
  • Good telephone etiquette
  • Basic math
  • Recordkeeping abilities
  • Lift up to 20 pounds
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Good listening skills
  • Collaboration
Work History
09/2001 to 09/2016
Bakery Sales Clerk Dierbergs Brentwood, MO,
  • Used product knowledge, sales abilities and customer relations skills to drive substantial sales increases in Type and Type products.
  • Offered every customer exceptional service and learned regular customers' preferences.
  • Maintained current knowledge of menu items, ingredients and special order products for sale in bakery.
  • Educated customers about quality of baked goods to inspire continued support of brand and company mission.
  • Discussed cake design options, available flavors and specific event needs.
  • Operated bakery equipment including commercial mixers, ovens, and bread slicers.
  • Stocked and faced bakery cases with daily offerings.
  • Developed and maintained specific knowledge of donuts, cakes, muffins, pies, cookies and other bakery items to communicate with and assist customers in selection of product.
  • Maintained safe food handling standards at all times.
  • Marketed bakery products to customers and provided information on ingredients.
  • Retrieved and organized bakery product loads, processed merchandise properly and rotated products according to prescribed standards to encourage freshness.
  • Frosted and iced cakes, cupcakes, cookies, doughnuts, sweet rolls and coffee cakes.
  • Lifted cases and pushed or pulled heavy tray carts when restocking and preparing inventory.
  • Maintained retail counter, restocked items and kept establishment tidy by sweeping, taking out trash and observing and adhering to company sanitation and food safety standards.
  • Conducted product demonstrations to highlight features and redirect objections to positive aspects.
  • Volunteered for extra shifts during holidays and other busy periods to alleviate staffing shortages.
  • Answered customer questions about products and services, helped locate merchandise and promoted key items.
  • Monitored customers for signs of security concerns and escalated issues to management.
  • Wrapped, boxed and weighed bakery department products.
  • Discussed Product or Service with customers, outlined restrictions and educated on policies.
  • Created inviting environment for customers by maintaining store organization and cleanliness.
  • Developed strong rapport with customers and created positive impression of business.
  • Built customer loyalty and retention by delivering excellent shopping experiences.
  • Stocked merchandise, clearly labeling items, and arranging according to size or color.
  • Increased business sales utilizing Product or Service knowledge.
  • Prioritized helping customers over completing other routine tasks in store.
  • Opened, shelved and merchandised new products in visually appealing and organized displays for optimal sales promotions.
  • Assisted customers with signing up for store loyalty programs and provided details about key benefits.
  • Provided exceptional services and pleasant shopping experiences to retail customers.
12/2001 to 04/2007
Sales Associate Things Remembered, Inc. Coral Springs, FL,
  • Completed orders and organized product deliveries to meet customer timetables.
11/1977 to 10/1988
Secretary Mccoy's Building Supply Carlsbad, NM,
  • Responded to emails and other correspondence to facilitate communication and enhance business processes.
  • Produced accurate office files, updated spreadsheets and crafted presentations to support executives and boost team productivity.
  • Answered multi-line phone system and greeted callers enthusiastically.
  • Coordinated travel arrangements by booking airfare, hotel and ground transportation.
  • Scheduled appointments and conducted follow-up calls to clients.
  • Provided clerical support to company employees by copying, faxing and filing documents.
  • Drafted agendas, recorded minutes and created documents for meetings.
  • Handled daily scheduling tasks and provided administrative support for entire department.
  • Maintained office supplies inventory by checking stock and ordering new supplies as needed.
  • Composed internal and external correspondence for senior management and reviewed all documentation to eliminate errors.
Expected in 05/1964
Diploma: GENERAL
Axtell High School - Axtell, KS
Expected in 04/1974
Not A Degree: Secretarial Studies And Office Administration
Modern Business College - 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor WA,
Expected in 09/1986
Not A Degree: Accounting
Trend Business College - 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor WA,
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School Attended

  • Axtell High School
  • Modern Business College
  • Trend Business College

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  • Bakery Sales Clerk
  • Sales Associate
  • Secretary


  • Diploma
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